They Took Them Alive | Field of Vision

More than two years after 43 students disappeared from Ayotzinapa in Mexico, their loved ones still seek justice and closure.

Directed by Emily Pederson
Executive Producers: Laura Poitras, AJ Schnack and Charlotte Cook
Producer: Patricia Benabé/Rayuela Films
Editor: Carlos Rojas Felice

Festivals and Screenings: 
2017 March on Washington Film Festival, Emerging Filmmaker Grand Prize
2017 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
2017 Bronx Documentary Center Women's Film Series
2017 Guanajuato International Film Festival
2017 Festival Internacional del Cortometraje de Santiago, Special Jury Mention
2017 Festival de Cine y Derechos Humanos de Madrid
2017 Shorts Mexico
2017 Proyector/DCTV Screening Series
2017 Rockport Film Festival
2016 San Francisco Film Society Doc Stories

Press: 
The New York Times en Español: El documental 'Vivos se los llevaron' retrata uno de los periodos 'más trágicos y desesperados de México'
The Atlantic: There's No Peace for the Families of Mexico's Missing Students
El Faro: Ayotzinapa o la importancia de no dejar solas a las víctimas
Field of Vision: Interview with Emily Pederson

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